Moving to or from Ireland


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This area contains relevant information for persons coming to Ireland or returning to Ireland from other countries and also information for people leaving Ireland.​

Claiming Benefits Abroad

It is important to be aware that if you leave Ireland to live and/or work in another country, you may be entitled to receive social security benefits in the country you are moving to.

Moving to another EU Country

As a European Union (EU) citizen, you have the right to live and work in any other EU country. If you are an EU national or a dependant of such a national and you meet the requirements of the EU Directives on free movement of workers, you may not, in general, be refused permission to land in another EU country. You may require a valid identity card or passport.

Moving to Ireland

People who want to come to Ireland need to know if they are entitled to live here and what they can do when they come here.

EU Pension - How to claim from another EEA Country

General Information for returning Irish Emigrants regarding the transfer of private pensions to Ireland

EURES - European Employment Services

Last modified:08/07/2016
 

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